Campus Climate - Higher Education

Lawmaker: Kennesaw State Mascot Wrong to Rally for Kneeling Cheerleaders

by Associated Press | October 17, 2017
KENNESAW, Ga. —  The student who wears the owl mascot costume at a Georgia public university [...] Read more

University of Tennessee Campus Faculty Against Plan to Outsource Facilities

by Associated Press |
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. — University of Tennessee Knoxville faculty and union members have expressed [...] Read more

Guillermo: Will Weinstein Saga Change Attitudes Toward Campus Sexual Harassment?

by Emil Guillermo | October 16, 2017
Sexual harassment on campus is bad enough when it’s simply a matter of students. But add a pr [...] Read more

University of Cincinnati to Allow White Nationalist to Speak

by Dake Kang, Associated Press |
CLEVELAND — The University of Cincinnati says it will allow White nationalist leader Richard [...] Read more

University of Southern Maine Adds Prayer Room

by Associated Press |
PORTLAND, Maine — The University of Southern Maine is adding a new prayer room to better acco [...] Read more

Chancellor Raises Concern About Protecting Research

by Dave Kolpack, Associated Press |
FARGO, N.D. — Potential customers who are interested in teaming with North Dakota researchers [...] Read more

N.C. State Reaches Settlement With Student Over Support Cat

by Associated Press | October 12, 2017
RALEIGH, N.C. — A university in North Carolina has reached a settlement to allow a student to [...] Read more

Univ. of Florida Urges Students to ‘Shun’ White Nationalist Event

by Associated Press | October 11, 2017
GAINESVILLE, Fla. — The University of Florida’s president is urging students to stay away f [...] Read more

Wisconsin Professors Raised Partisanship Worries Over Center

by Scott Bauer, Associated Press |
MADISON, Wis. — University of Wisconsin political science professors involved in the creation [...] Read more

Slur Found at Grace College Dorm Prompts Hate Crime Probe

by Associated Press | October 10, 2017
WINONA LAKE, Ind. — A Christian college in northern Indiana says a racial slur found written [...] Read more

Anti-gay Vandalism Found Outside Kansas State Student Union

by Associated Press |
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Kansas State officials say an anti-gay slur was found outside the universit [...] Read more

Jewish Structure on Kansas State Campus Vandalized, Rebuilt

by Associated Press | October 9, 2017
MANHATTAN, Kan. — Authorities are investigating the vandalism of a temporary dwelling erected [...] Read more

Chelsea Manning Meets Off Campus With Harvard Students

by Associated Press | October 5, 2017
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Chelsea Manning has met off campus with several Harvard University student [...] Read more

Texas University Head Wants to Stop Donald Trump Jr. Speech

by Associated Press |
DALLAS — The president of a Texas university wrote in an email to a professor that he is tryi [...] Read more

McCaskill Asks to Speak With Trump About Campus Sexual Assault

by Associated Press | October 2, 2017
JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. — Missouri Sen. Claire McCaskill wants to speak with President Donald Tru [...] Read more